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Old 03-14-2005, 07:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How would this work for a gamer?
Case:enermax CS-1251-B Black ATX Case /w 350w PSU /w Side Window - 54.90
CPU+MOBO:Intel Pentium 4 2.4GHz (533 FSB) Box CPU w/ ECS 848P-A Motherboard - 124.99
Hard Drive: Maxtor 120GB 6Y120L0 Diamond Max UATA133 Hard Drive - 89.99
RAM: Geil 1GB PC3200 Dual DDR - 99.99
VideoCard:Visiontek Xtasy 256MB AGP VideoCard w/ Radeon 9600 3D Chip - 149.99
SoundCard: Creative Labs Sound Blaster Audigy 2 Value
Power Supply:Aspire 500w Aluminum See-Through Silver Power Supply - 59.99

Which rounds out with 8% tax....$709.83 At Frys Electronics
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Old 03-14-2005, 07:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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newegg.com is much better.
i suggest you get amd since you are building a gaming system. maybe a amd athlon 64 3000+
and you should get a 6600gt instead of the video card you suggested above.
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i dont have paypal or a credit card and amd is too expensive right now for me bro i mean like for a mobo and cpu p4 2.4 thats pretty good for that price dude
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Old 03-14-2005, 07:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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here are some good hardware for a good gaming pc.
amd athlon 64 3000+ / $150
abit av8 / $ 116
evga 6600gt / $ 190
corsair value select 1gb ram / $110
80gb hd / $65
which comes out to be $630. you can usethe extra 70 for a case and psu.
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i dont have paypal or a credit card
you can use money order, and newegg.com is trusted and it has good shipping and services
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i dont understand how u do monitors in the 6800 dude
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hmmmmmmmmmm makes me think...ill think about it dude ill get back to u tommorrow maybe too...
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hmmmmmmmmmm makes me think...ill think about it dude ill get back to u tommorrow maybe too...
thinking about switching to amd?
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I built you a much nicer AMD system for a bit cheaper in another thread
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arrrg i guess i closed that thread... someone get me about a 600 or 500 buck pc paleeze
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